| Nov 1, 1999
Who's next, John Unitas?
The Ravens have run out of quarterbacks and offensive options, and yesterday they ran out of time in a 13-10 loss to the Buffalo Bills before 68,673 at PSINet Stadium.The script has become familiar. The defense plays well...
| Nov 8, 1999
Tim Couch had a touch of a virus yesterday and the entire Cleveland Browns' team had a sick look.
Couch, the first pick in the collegiate draft last April, looked like a struggling rookie quarterback as he completed nine of 21 passes for 57 yards...
| Nov 15, 1999
The Ravens held one of the best teams in the NFL to 47 yards rushing, 85 yards passing, nine first downs, an average of 2.2 yards per offensive play and sacked its quarterback six times.
And they still lost.In a season of close defeats, the Ravens...
| Nov 29, 1999
The Ravens' biggest problem from Day One is just as glaring in Week 12.
A team with no major offensive players took a painful lesson from one that is loaded, as the Jacksonville Jaguars scored 23 fourth-quarter points yesterday to defeat the upset-minded...
| Dec 6, 1999
This time, there were no excuses.
There was only one turnover and no fourth-quarter collapse. The receivers got open, and the inconsistent quarterback was consistent. A running back rushed for 100 yards, and the team passed for more than 300 yards....
| Dec 13, 1999
As the Ravens were in the locker room celebrating a 31-24 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the "House of Horrors," coach Brian Billick was in another place not far away, setting new standards.
Today Pittsburgh, tomorrow the playoffs.For the...
| Nov 16, 1998
Where do we begin?With a scrub quarterback named Craig Whelihan, who won for the first time in eight tries as a starter? Or with Jermaine Lewis' 90-yard punt return that was nullified by a Chargers penalty, wiping out a touchdown? How about two seldom-...
| Nov 23, 1998
For the first time this season, there actually were jokes being told in the Ravens' locker room after a game.Team vice president David Modell was going around shaking hands, reserve Ben Cavil was bragging about how well his fellow offensive linemen...
| Nov 30, 1998
As the game ended and fans as well as players from both teams flocked onto the field, Ravens quarterback Jim Harbaugh trotted to the sideline and handed the game ball to Colts Hall of Fame quarterback John Unitas.That's Colts, as in Baltimore.
| Dec 7, 1998
Tennessee Oilers coach Jeff Fisher does not have much of a legacy with a franchise that has moved three times in three years, but he will be remembered in Baltimore as the person who probably ended Ted Marchibroda's career as Ravens coach.If Marchibroda,...
| Dec 21, 1998
A lot of the Ravens tap-danced around the issue because it's the ultimate insult to a professional athlete, but the Q-word was close to leaking out of a lot of players' mouths.The Chicago Bears (4-11) routed the Ravens, 24-3, yesterday before 40,853 at...
| Dec 28, 1998
In an emotional farewell yesterday, Ted Marchibroda finally became accountable, something he had always preached during his three-year tenure as Ravens coach.Barring a miraculous change of heart, Ravens owner Art Modell is expected to fire Marchibroda...